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Heritage and Culture

Heritage and Culture

Heritage and Culture The whole area has managed to maintain the traditions and idiosyncrasies of by gone days due to the relatively recent improvements in the communication and access to the area from the major cities around. This has allowed the buildings, cobbled streets, traditional crafts and customs to remain intact to this day and thus achieving heritage status in […]

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Flamenco in the Sierra

Flamenco in the Sierra

The Sierra de Aracena y Picos de Aroche becomes a meltingpot of nature and cultural activities in autumn. That is why the Sala Raspa in Santa Ana la Real is going to organize from this weekend onwards flamenco weekends; precisely every first and third weekend of each month, there will be different flamenco/flamenco-fusion shows with reknown artists as you can […]

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Nordic Walking

A new initiative to promote the Sierra de Aracena as an ideal area to practice this sport has really taken off. We have attended a couple of courses to learn a little more about the sport and are in contact with the companies which are more than happy to do training or take you out on the designated routes in […]

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Mountain Biking

Another area full of potential! Would you like to be the one to discover a virtually unexploited area where MB is still a virgin sport? As with all sports there are different levels of abilities and difficult paths. One of the many active sport companies listed below will be able to guide you depending on your level.(In Spanish but we […]

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Alájar

Alájar

Alájar is a typical picturesque village of the Sierra de Aracena y Picos de Aroche with the impressive rocky outcrop towering above it, La Peña de Arias Montano which gives name to the place (Alájar means “the stone” in arabic). From the Peña there is a stunning view of Alájar, its fields of cork and holm oaks and the gently […]

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Mushrooms Galore

Mushrooms Galore

Observe, study and collect the wide range of wild mushrooms and fungi that flourish in the sierra in Spring and Autumn. There are over five hundred types many being edible however many are also toxic and some  even lethal, so we don’t recommend you pick them yourselves but join guided groups which can take you to the most prolific areas. […]

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Wild Flower explosion

Wild Flower explosion

Due to a high rainfall over the winter, warm springs and summers and a distinct lack of pesticides and pollution the profusion of wild flowers is breathtaking. Orchards, peonies, lavenders, wild pea, Jerusalem sage, iris, heathers are rife in Spring. Rock rose (Cistus), yellow broom, rosemary, fruit and nut trees are in abundance, alongside the ancient forests of Sweet Chestnuts, […]

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Birdwatching

Birdwatching

Birdwatching in the Aracena is a pleasure with the close proximity to the declared Biosphere Reserve “Dehesa de Sierra Morena” since 2002 and part of the Red Natura 2000 network the park was first declared an Important Bird Area (IBA) and is now a Special Bird Area (SBA / ZEPA). More than 170 different species of birds can be observed […]

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Experiences

Experiences

There is so much to do in the Sierra de Aracena that it is difficult to choose. From horse-riding, cycling, walking and more active sports to mushroom hunting and chestnut picking in the autumn or enjoying the explosion of wild flowers through the spring months. Not to mention the heritage, culture, traditions and the famous Iberian pork and ham, which […]

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La Posada de Alájar, Calle Médico Emilio González, 2, 21340 Alájar, Huelva, Epaña

La Posada de San Marcos, Calle Colon, 12, 21340 Alájar, Huelva, Spain

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